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Pot tossing tops the list in the RCMP Report for week of Oct. 19-26

Graffiti, other acts of vandalism also committed

  • Oct. 26, 2016 5:00 p.m.

Pot tossers

On Oct. 23, the Comox Valley RCMP received a report that overnight, an unknown person(s) had thrown potted plants at a vehicle parked on the 2100 block of Tamarack Drive in Courtenay. The vehicle was damaged, along with several ceramic pots that had been smashed on the vehicle. (2016-13393)

 

Newbie grounded

During the evening hours of Oct. 19, while a Comox Valley RCMP constable was parked at an intersection in Courtenay, a vehicle was noted to be travelling at a high rate of speed. The vehicle made a turn into the intersection quickly, causing it to skid. A traffic stop was conducted. The class 7N driver was issued a violation ticket for drive contrary to restriction and drive without consideration. The vehicle was impounded for seven days, under the provincial stunting legislation. (2016-13255)

Smash and dash

On Oct. 20, the Comox Valley RCMP attended an alarm at a business located on the 2000 block of Comox Avenue, Comox. On attendance, it was discovered the front door glass of the business had been smashed. The Comox Valley RCMP Forensic Identification Section is assisting with this investigation. (2016-13259)

Graffiti on Guthrie

On Oct. 22 Comox Valley RCMP were advised of a mischief complaint that occurred overnight to a business located on the 2200 block of Guthrie Road, Comox. An unknown person had drawn graffiti on the windows of the business. (2016-13344)

Theft from boat

A theft from a boat was reported to the Comox Valley RCMP on Oct. 22. Sometime overnight, an unknown person removed two downriggers and a depth sounder from the boat while it was parked on the 6400 block of Island Highway North, Courtenay. (2016-13352)

Drunk curbed

A vehicle, which appeared to be driving in an erratic manner, was reported to the Comox Valley RCMP on the evening of Oct. 22. The vehicle was located and a traffic stop was initiated. During the traffic stop, an impaired operation of a motor vehicle investigation was started. It was discovered the driver was driving after consuming alcohol. The driver was issued a 90-day immediate roadside prohibition and the vehicle was impounded for 30 days.

Vehicle window smashed

A report of mischief to a vehicle was filed Oct.23. Overnight, while a vehicle was parked on the 2000 block of Mission Road in Courtenay, an unknown person had thrown a rock through the back window. (2016-13391)

Also on Oct. 23 a vehicle parked on the Cumberland side of Highway 19 in Courtenay had a window smashed. Nothing was reported stolen from the vehicle. (2016-13403)

Vandalism at Queneesh

On Oct. 24, the Comox Valley RCMP were advised of several windows that were broken over the weekend at a school located on the 2300 block of Mission Road in Courtenay (Queneesh Elementary). A total of four windows, at the rear of the school, were broken. It is unknown when on the weekend this mischief occurred. (2016-13433)

 

 

 

If you have any information regarding any of these files, please contact the Comox Valley RCMP at 250-338-1321.

If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Comox Valley Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at comoxvalleycrimestoppers.bc.ca.  When reporting through Crime Stoppers, you never have to identify yourself or testify in court, and you could receive a cash reward for your information.

 

 

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